News - benue

Nigerian Airforce Moves To Tackle Security Challenges In Taraba State

1 week ago /
Security 

Nigeria's Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Sadique Abubakar says the Nigerian Airforce will deal decisively with persons that undermine the national sovereignty of the country.

Benue Herdsmen Crisis: The Plight Of Victims

2 weeks ago /
Security 

The persisting violent herdsmen crisis in Benue state has destroyed many communities and displaced thousands from their homes.

Benue APC Asks Defence Minister To Withdraw Statement Or Resign

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

The All Progressive Congress in Benue state on Thursday asked the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan Ali to withdraw his comment regarding the suspension of the open grazing prohibition law and tender an unreserved apology to the Benue people or immediately resign his position as minister. 

FG Can't Abrogate Our Anti-Grazing Law, Says Fayose

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose, has said the federal government lacks the power to suspend or abrogate the anti-grazing law enacted by the state government to prohibit open grazing of cattle in the state.  

Anti- Grazing Law: Senate Asks Minister Of Defence To Withdraw Statement

2 weeks ago /

The senate has asked the minister of Defence, Mansur Dan Ali to promptly withdraw a statement credited to him that states which enacted anti- grazing laws should suspend them.

Imo Catholics Protest Herdsmen Killings

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Activities were paralysed in owerri, the Imo state, capital on Tuesday as catholic faithful of the owerri ecclesiastical province in eastern Nigeria trooped out in their thousands to hold a protest match against insecurity in the country.

 

Takaya's Death A Big Blow To Middle Belt -Ortom

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Benue state governor Samuel Ortom says the death of the National leader of middle belt forum, (Mbf) Dr. Bala Takaya has created a huge vacuum that will be difficult to fill.

Suswam Lauds Govenor Udom Emmanuel

3 weeks ago /
Politics 

Former Governor Of  Benue State Gabriel Suswam says Akwa Ibom people are lucky to have an outstanding performer like Governor Udom Emmanuel.

Governor Ortom Restates Unflinching Commitment To Serve Better

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

Benue state governor Samuel Ortom on Tuesday restated his administration's unflinching commitment to serve the state better despite challenges.  

Benue Socio Cultural Groups Insist on Arrest of Miyetti Allah Leaders

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

THREE MAIN SOCIO-CULTURAL ORGANIZATIONS IN BENUE STATE  ON MONDAY EXPRESSED CONCERN OVER THE REFUSAL BY THE BUHARI-LED ADMINISTRATION TO DECLARE THE KILLER FULANI HERDSMEN A TERRORIST GROUP AND ITS FAILURE TO PROSECUTE THE MIYETTI ALLAH SOCIO-CULTURAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE PERSISTENT KILLINGS IN THE STATE WHICH IT ATTRIBUTED TO THE ORGANIZATIONS OPEN THREATS.  

Osinbajo Assures Benue, Nasarawa Of Peace

1 month ago /
Nation 

The vice president Yemi Osinbajo says the federal government will ensure  peace return to Nasarawa, Benue and other states affected by farmers /Herdsmen clashes which  have killed many in the country.

Enugu Catholic Church Calls For Vigilance, Self Defence

1 month ago /
Nation  Religion 

The Catholic Diocese Of Enugu, South-East Nigeria is calling on Nigerians to be vigilant and stand up to defend themselves in the face of the current security threats in the country.

Lagos Catholics Protest, Condemn Killings

1 month ago /
Nation 

Catholic faithful in Lagos state have joined their counterparts across the country to condemn the spate of killings by suspected herdsmen who caused mayhem raiding churches and killing christian faithful during service

Catholics In Cross River Seek Protection Against Herdsmen Invasion

1 month ago /
Nation 

The catholic diocese of Calabar in Cross River state has expressed concern over the continuous invasion by Fulani herdsmen in some parts of the state around the border area with Benue state.  

Abia Catholics Match, Pray Against Killings

1 month ago /
Nation 

In Abia State, South East Nigeria, Catholic faithful have held a peaceful procession and prayer session with a call on the Federal Government to put more efforts in securing lives and property of the people.

Kogi Catholics Hold Procession To Condemn Killings

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Kogi Catholic Bishops Conference has condemned killings of innocents people across Nigeria.

Over 492 Persons Killed By Herdsmen In Benue So Far In 2018 – Governor Ortom

1 month ago /
Nation 

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, says over 492 people have been killed by herdsmen since January, 2018.

Archbishop Onaiyekan Says Nigeria Is In A State Of Emergency

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Archbishop of Abuja archdiocese John Cardinal Onaiyekan says Nigeria is in a state of emergency that requires a grand alliance of men of goodwill to rescue the nation.

Killings: Catholics Hold Peaceful Protest Nationwide

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Catholic Mission in Nigeria has organised a nationwide prayer and peaceful protest against incessant killings and attacks in some region of the country.

Gang Leaders Of Offa Robbery Arrested

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Nigeria police force says it has arrested two more gang members suspected to be leaders of the April 5th bank robbery in Offa, Kwara state.


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